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Jean-Pierre Evain

Principal Project Manager
Jean-Pierre Evain joined the EBU in 1992 after several years spent in the R&D laboratories of France-Telecom (CCETT) and Deutsche Telekom (FI/FTZ). As Principal Project Manager, he is a member of the “EBU Technology and Innovation Department”. He is an expert in data and new media cloud and micro-service architectures. He coordinates the EBU Media Information Management and Artificial Intelligence Committee. He is the co-author of several EBU metadata specifications. He is actively promoting the use of semantic web technologies in broadcasting (e.g. EBUCore, CCDM or EBUSport) and now coordinates EBU activities on Artificial Intelligence (audio and visual analysis, NLP, entity extraction and recognition…). He represents EBU in many standard groups and industry forums like AES, ETSI, IPTC, MPEG, SMPTE, W3C, among several others.